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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Rear brakes

The type of brake system installed in the vehicle is indicated among other things by the corresponding PR number on the vehicle data sticker.
The vehicle data sticker can be found in the spare wheel well and in the service schedule.
   
–  The relevant information on the installed brake system can also be viewed in the vehicle-specific notes in ELSA.
In this example the rear brake “1KU” is installed in the vehicle.
Allocation → Electronic Parts Catalogue (ETKA).
The following table explains the PR numbers. These are important for the brake caliper/brake disc and brake pads.
 

Rear brakes

Engine PR No. Rear brakes
CUKB 1KE FNc-M38 (15”)
Front brakes
The type of brake system installed in the vehicle is indicated among other things by the corresponding PR number on the vehicle data sticker. T ...

Notes on safety
Safety precautions during a road test using test and measuring equipment Observe the following if test and measuring equipment is required dur ...

Other materials:

Removing and installing suspension strut
Special tools and workshop equipment required Torque wrench -V.A.G 1332- Spreader -3424- Engine and gearbox jack -V.A.G 1383 A- Support -T10149-   Special tools and workshop equipment ...

Identification markings on the tyre sidewall, standard tyres
Example: Continental ContiPremiumContact 2 1 -  Size code e.g. 205/55 R 16 → Anchor 2 -  Position of TWIs (Tread Wear Indicators) 3 -  Manufacturer (trade name) ...

Conducting a road test before balancing wheels
If a customer brings a vehicle to the workshop complaining about “vibration”, a road test is essential prior to balancing the wheels. This will give you information about the nature of the vibration. ...

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